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  • Weekend Work

    Call report: #5/7

    WELL! Clearly the universe did not want you all to think I am lazy, because it has been a busier-than-average call week. Which is fine. But I will be excited when it is over!…

    February 9, 2020
  • Work

    Quickie: Call Log, #4/7

    I had such grand plans yesterday! I had told myself that if I had loose ends tied up, I would leave at 5 and then sneak in a quick run before walking in the…

    February 8, 2020
  • Reading Work

    5 on a Friday: call edition

    1- Content creation. Okay wow — thanks for the love and I promise I have no plans to sell out. I had a moment of self-doubt while listening to someone else, I guess. It’s…

    February 7, 2020
  • Goals Work

    Content creating & Day #2/7

    I have never thought of my writing here as ‘content creation’. But I was listening to a podcast which featured a blogger who has leveraged her blog into $$$, and she said something like:…

    February 6, 2020
  • life Work

    AM routine & call day 1/7

    I’ve probably written at least a dozen morning routine posts over the years, because it’s always changing! But since I had a recent request, here is the current one: 4:40 or so: alarm (using…

    February 5, 2020
  • Work

    How Much Do I Actually Work (on call)?

    Hmmm. Since I’m not very good at tracking time, I actually don’t know the answer to that question! But I think I will try to find out. I would also love some objective data…

    February 4, 2020
  • Reading Work

    5 on a Friday: Humbug Edition

    1- URI. This week’s busy social calendar? My usual weekly workout plan? Both derailed by G’s virus because I have it now. Oh well. Luckily it is not so bad that I cannot work.…

    December 13, 2019
  • Planners Work

    MONDAY // new week

    It’s a BIG week – our first round of residency interviews start (!), and I’m running that show (along with our interim coordinator) for the first time. Though I did get plenty of experience…

    October 21, 2019
  • Work

    Call Check-In

    Call is going fine from a clinical standpoint. We were busy yesterday, but a manageable level of busy and the day went fast. I think I connected well with patients and I have a…

    October 17, 2019
  • Work

    Conference Days & White Space

    I was sooooo looking forward to a relaxing ‘white space’ evening in my hotel room last night. Probably with room service. Definitely with a sheet mask somewhere in the process. Nothing to do and…

    September 26, 2019